Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk About Race and Identity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » North America
In this 20th anniversary edition of the landmark "Black, White, Other" (Morrow, Quill), journalist Lise Funderburg explores the lives of 46 adult children of black/white unions. Her subjects' unflinching honesty, humor, and deep feeling result in a stunning—and enduring—portrait of race in America. New foreword by novelist Mat Johnson and links to updated commentary from original participants.
Breaking Free (Breaking Series #3)
Series: Breaking, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
It's possible to break away from everything but still have problems that weigh you down. Annabelle Saunders knows this more than anyone. She's moved up in ranks from normal American teenager to Queen of Vex, a planet on the other side of the universe. With her luck though, she was put into power in the middle of a seemingly never-ending war that had killed off her entire family. She's next.
Why We Flop In Love
Price: Free! Words: 23,030. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
(4.00 from 1 review)
Love is usually accepted with three elements of Mystery, Magic and Marvel. The ‘3Ms’ land many of us in troubles and pains of love. The magnificent dualism is – love’s mystery makes it flamboyantly thrilling. Still, the mysticism engenders loads of confusion and conflicts, making us flop in love. Success of love is in non-dualistic positioning, a simple and practical realism, yet very elusive!
Going Long
Series: Waiting on the Sidelines, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,060. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
They fell in love in high school and found their way back to one another despite the odds. But can first loves really be forever? For Reed Johnson, the dream was always football. But then Nolan Lennox took over his heart. Is he willing to give up his first love just to keep his true love? Or will he be too late? Reed & Nolan’s story continues in "Going Long," sequel to "Waiting on the Sidelines."
Backfield in Motion
Series: The Seattle Lumberjacks, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,040. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Sports
Mackenzie Hernandez is about to learn star running back Bruce “Bruiser” Mackey is more than just a pretty face.
Evangeline's Ghost
Price: Free! Words: 52,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A beautiful WWII spy doesn't let her assassination get in the way of preventing crimes and avenging her own murder.
Maya And Leela: Utility In Life’s Futility
Price: Free! Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Most of us, living in today’s world of complexities and conflicts, have questions as what a person should consider as ‘perpetual-utility’ in life, amid feelings of ‘futility’ of everything around. What is the mind positioning, which can make us live life in perpetual joyous consciousness, endowed with ‘true utilities’, shunning away all those ‘futilities’, which land us in pain and regret?
Turning Out The Lights: Concussions, Spectacle and the NHL
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In 1998 Steve Bocking suffered his second concussion in two years playing hockey. His father was a surgeon who had seen enough. He started a campaign to change the rules, and won in 2011 when Hockey Canada banned all head shots. But the NHL still refuses to listen. When did the game change? What are the dangers of concussions? Why does the world's top hockey league continue to ignore the evidence?
Protectors Diaries (Vol. 2): The Six
Series: Protectors Diaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Page-turning action fueled by levitation, telekinesis, and telepathy. The ancient past—involving the still-living, and deadly poisonous, Lucrezia Borgia, and the nearly immortal, and coldly powerful, Chin Shi Huang, first Emperor of China—catapults us into today's financial crisis. Moving spiritual experiences counterpoint nerve-wracking action as Michael and Elle risk everything to stop the Six.
All Shook Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kate Cook got a steal on a cheap dependable car, but when she goes to pick it up she runs into a problem. Fortunately she is rescued by Coulter Holt a businessman with problems of his own. Feeling she needs to repay him for rescuing her, Kate agrees to help Coulter thwart a problem by pretending to be his fiancée.
Youth Sanity In Crazy Culture
Price: Free! Words: 17,690. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
In contemporary culture of hypocrisy, conflict and confusion, where even adults are in a flux over benchmarks of real success and self-worth, the young being advised about sanity and sensibility, lands as big joke for them. The youth needs a worldview, enabling them to see through the hypocrisy and perplexity of pop culture, offering them a date with real intelligence and life realism.
Cat's Confidence
Series: The Chronicles of Charlie Waterman, Book 3. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 98,510. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Wittegen Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
For their next Task as Questors, Charlie, Kaelyn and Alexander have been given six weeks to become a Dragon Warrior team: all they need to do is master magical telepathy, archery, flying and, the trickiest of all, how to put on a dragon-harness in under five minutes! Their Task involves two feuding nations, spies, sexism and assassins so nothing is going to be straightforward.
The Prize: Tales From a Revolution - Vermont
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
While his father fights with the Colonial forces against the British up and down the length of Lake Champlain, young Caleb Clark finds himself thrust into an unlikely friendship that will change his life - and alter the course of history.
Naked Solutions Of Dressed Up Life Woes
Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Human mind is the most capable and instinctively galvanized mechanism to solve big problems. Still, the same human consciousness is the most potent trouble. The core dilemma is, modern day problems are so ‘dressed up’; partly by our complex environment and partly by our consciousness that we fail to see the ‘naked’ reality of the nature of problems. We can see them clearly, if we ‘undress’ them.
Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2013
Series: Mad Scientist Journal, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Alternate realities, zombie peanut butter, dragon surgery and time-travling grandmothers. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2013 collects three months worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science and includes new exclusive fiction and other mad science resources.
Redeem & Reinvent The Art Of Lost Wellness
Price: Free! Words: 16,150. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
The world we live is what it is, neither good nor bad. It is neutral and objective. Wellness is largely individual onus. As we acquire and practice those life skills, which make life wellness a beautiful journey for us, our mind is attuned to them. We then have an auto-mechanism for larger wellness. Time to test our Life Skill Quotient (LSQ)!
Wisdom Of Wellness: Perpetuity Of Poise Of Purpose
Price: Free! Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
One needs to be in lasting physical, emotional and ideational wellness. Tips, pills, and ‘shoulds’ abound; still, wellness is elusive. Wellness is largely a function of emotional ‘poise’ of consciousness. Wisdom of wellness is in being the ‘master of mechanism’, ‘internalizing’ the multifaceted life-living realisms and then, creating a personalized model of wellness. Nothing ‘external’ helps.
Obitchuary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Penny Perkins just killed her date. Smashed him on the head with a bottle of Misty Mangoberry Merlot. She is tipsy and panicked, wearing a heinous pink bridesmaid dress that makes her irrational. Things are about to get more complicated for Penny, as her dead date's life unravels into a mystery the deeper she investigates. Death just happens to be her job. She's the newspaper's obituary writer.
Habitual Hero: The Art Of Winning
Price: Free! Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In all of us, there is this definite ‘winner’. However, this champion is a ‘Random Warrior’, wins but not always. We all have the determination, patience, discipline and the mastery to be a sure and sustained ‘all-weather-all-season-Hero’. As we miss the knowledge of this ‘mechanism of winning’, this ‘random winner’ is unable to sustain the artistry of winning, to qualify as a ‘Habitual Hero’.
The Lazarus Serum
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the ruins of a state once called California lies the city of Amaranth, where childbirth is impossible, disease is myth, and residents rely on the Lazarus Serum to survive. When hot-headed Claire narrowly escapes an encounter with a mechanical man she teams up with Darius, a hardened refugee and the leader of the Octane Angels rebellion, to save the world.